‘All About… Classical Flute and Birdsong’ with Aisling Agnew

Aisling Agnew

Moving on Music’s next set of ‘All About…’ outreach videos are from the excellent, Belfast based flautist, Aisling Agnew. 

Aisling Agnew is a Belfast born flautist who regularly performs worldwide at many high-profile concerts and is currently the flautist with Hard Rain Soloist Ensemble. Each of Aisling’s videos focus on how composers have used the flute to depict birdsong, through out all periods music. Aisling looks specifically at how composers have used extended techniques on the flute to mimic birdsong and how nature / poetry has influenced such works. 

Video 1: Baroque & Classical Composers www.youtube.com/watch?v=80Om4pA53AA 

Video 2: Late Romantic & 20th Century Composers www.youtube.com/watch?v=TXPqx93jjfw 

Video 3: Contemporary UK & Irish Composers www.youtube.com/watch?v=8M4VEtk50FE 

Next up in the ‘All About…’ series is the fantastic Derry-based guitarist, Joesph Leighton who will be teaching us all about the jazz guitar!

Keep your eyes peeled on Moving on Music’s social media platforms for weekly uploads!

For more information on future outreach artists please go to: www.movingonmusic.com/portfolio/all-about-outreach-series/ 

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